At our centre we provide children with the tools and experiences to overcome life’s challenges, allowing the children and teachers to climb to the top of their mountain. We are a wonderful new early learning centre located right in the heart of Taita – next to the Walter Nash Stadium.
We're now looking for a dynamic and passionate centre manager to be at the heart of the centre; inspiring, motivating and supporting our team to continue the incredible work they do each day. Our successful applicant will have the ability and passion to take on a lead position in a centre of up 87 children aged from 3 months to 5 years.
Utilising your outstanding leadership skills, you will be responsible for the smooth day-to-day operation of the centre, with the support of a centre administrator and 3 head teachers. You will take direct accountability for centre performance including the financial, educational, compliance, staff management and family/whānau aspects.
Our new centre manager will bring:
BEd/Dip Tch Level 7 (ECE) and current teacher registration
Strengths in curriculum, assessment and evaluation
Proven success working in a management or supervisory position
Strong communication and interpersonal skills
Ability to promote the centre to the local community.
You will have a strong support network every step of the way, including the ongoing support from a business manager around business and staffing aspects as well as a professional services manager around the compliance and curriculum aspects.
Your hard work and commitment will be rewarded with a competitive salary, free healthcare, discounted childcare and much more. Come and experience the BestStart difference – with in-house leadership training, ongoing PLD and career advancement opportunities, your time to step up is now!